HTC Deluxe leaks as 5-inch Note 2 rival for the world
The phone could be a worldwide variant of the Droid DNA and the J Butterfly.
HTC could be cooking up a 5-inch smart phone for the UK, if new leaks are to be believed.
A render of the so-called HTC Deluxe was posted to Twitter by mobile tipster evleaks, and is apparently a "global edition" of the phone. It's always worth taking rumours like this with a pinch of salt, though there are other 5-inch HTC mobiles out there that make this leak a bit more credible.
The palm-stretching mobile looks likely to be a European variant of the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. That screen has a 1080p resolution to boot., which features a 5-inch display, a quad-core processor and
There's a Japanese variant doing the rounds too, dubbed the, which frankly is a far superior name to 'Deluxe'. Where's our J Butterfly, eh, HTC?
The Droid DNA hasby our US colleagues, who said, "Text and details in photo and video looked crisp and colours vibrant," while also praising the phone's power and a sterling design.
Lots to be excited about then, though that review also noted a frustrating lack of a microSD card slot, and a bulky frame that makes the phone hard to squeeze into your pockets.
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Image credit: evleaks